Performs phlebotomy techniques to obtain blood specimens on patients of all ages. Interprets and transcribes physician orders onto manual requisitions and into the computer Order Entry System. Performs all medically necessary activities required. Assists in lab functions as required for proper specimen accessioning.
High school graduate or GED required.
Prior phlebotomy experience preferred. Saratoga Hospital Main Lab (Full-Time/Part-Time positions) must be at least 21 years of age.
Per Diem positions can consider applicants under 21 years of age.
Certification or eligible with a recognized board of registry recommended. Prior phlebotomy and customer service experience preferred. Valid New York State driver's license required. Must be able to get deemed acceptable to drive under Saratoga Hospital's auto insurance.
Works with syringes, needles, vacutainer tubes, capillary tubes, lancets, stop watch, and computer. Requires excellent venipuncture skills and excellent oral communication skills.